Some days back we showed you how to create a mobile theme for your WordPress blog. As a quick recap, the mobile theme of your blog is specially optimized for Android, iPhone, Blackberry and other mobile or tablet devices. When your site’s traffic and readership grows, it becomes necessary to install a theme optimized specially [...]
The problem with downloading large files is that you just can’t download them at any given point of the day. Either you are too busy with your office work or the internet connection is hogging during the peak hours. Furthermore, if your home internet connection is on a limited bandwidth plan and you want to [...]
Try out Web Slide Show and Image Tools add on for Firefox for a better image viewing experience.
Image Download II is a Firefox add-on that gives users the ability to save all images to hard drive which are shown or linked from a given web page.
Google page Speed is a great set of tools which can be used to measure the loading time and performance of your website. Available as a browser extension for Firefox and Google Chrome, you can use Google page Speed to find out the loading time of individual web pages, files, CSS, JS elements and other [...]
The earlier versions of Firefox had a useful feature of “Save Tabs and Quit”, which allowed users to save all the URL’s and open tabs before closing Firefox. Let’s say you have 8 open tabs in Firefox4 and you want to close all of them, shutdown your computer and go elsewhere for some work. You [...]
Web applications are becoming more and more popular because of two reasons. First, there is no need to download bulky software setups to do a simple job – whether it be editing a photo, downloading videos, streaming music, or creating a website. The second advantage of web applications is that they are cross platform compatible [...]
With the evolution of HTML5 technology, we have seen quite a few interesting innovations. From HTML5 video resumes to online photo editor to music jukebox – app developers are using this technology to provide modern day features and enhancements to users, directly from the browser without having to install or download anything. As of the [...]
Some weeks earlier we reported that a new build of Firefox 4 is in the works which would increase performance speed and support better hardware accelerated graphic. The wait is finally over, since the Mozilla team has released Firefox 4 Beta 11 which consists of some important features. The recent release of Firefox 4 beta [...]
Running outdated copies of Firefox plugins can really slow down Firefox and result in the consumption of heavy memory usages. Keeping your third-party plugins up to date helps Firefox run safely and smoothly.
Firefox users who often have to deal with cached webpages can try the CacheMachine Add-on for Firefox to quickly open cached copies of any webpage in Firefox. The extension adds 3 handy links to Firefox’s right click context menu e.g Open cached version of a website with Google, Yahoo or Bing.
SpeechUtil allows you to listen to text from webpages and record them in OGG format. Using the extension is pretty simple – install the extension, restart the browser and right click to select text from any webpage. Then hit the extension button from the right bottom corner of Firefox’s status bar and it’s done.
The audio starts playing, grab a headphone or switch on the computer’s speaker and let your eyes relax a bit from the recursive reading sessions.
Mouseless Browsing is a Firefox add-on which adds numbers next to clickable elements on any webpage. This helps navigating to any section or clicking a link an easy job, all you have to do is hit the visible keyboard shortcut and the browser performs the respective action
If you are a blogger and regularly write blog posts in WYSIWYG post editors of Wordpress, Blogger, Typepad, Tumblr, Posterous etc here is a simple Firefox add-on which lets you upload photos by a simple drag and drop.
Firefox and some other browsers have the habit of automatically switching to “offline mode” whenever there is a drop in your internet connection. If you are browsing the web on a Wi-Fi connection or changing your internet preferences from Wireless to LAN, you might have observed that Firefox automatically turns on the Offline mode, which [...]